Health and safety is an important issue across our entire business.
We work to all legal requirements and fully comply with health and safety legislation. We manage the risks to our employees, contractors, volunteers and those visiting the forest by planning our work, using trained staff, auditing what we do and always seeking to improve. We promote a safety culture and have a health and safety policy statement. Our health and safety guidance covers most of our activities, and builds on that available from the Health and Safety Executive.
We also have external-facing policies and guidance for:
- Health and safety policy
- First aid
- Chainsaw training
- Management of goalposts
- Managing public safety on harvesting sites
- Managing woodland access and forest operations in Scotland
- Safety in Contracts